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Wales Coast Path: Pensarn to Ffynnongroyw

November 15, 2015
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Date walked: 15th August 2015 Distance: around 14 miles Map used: OS Explorer 264: Vale of Clwyd and OS Explorer 265 Clwydian Range *********** I had stayed last night at Gwesty Glyndawr. I won’t be staying there again. I thought the safest breakfast was a bacon butty, which was fine. It was a fresh morning, […]

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Wales Coast Path: Pwll Deri Youth Hostel to Fishguard

October 13, 2013
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Date walked  2nd  September 2013 Distance: 11.1 miles Map required:  OL 35 -North Pembrokeshire Suggested walking guide-book: Pembrokeshire Coast Path by Jim Manthorpe The Pembrokeshire Coast Path Officer is Dave MacLachlan. His email is DaveMac@pembrokeshirecoast.org.uk The Pembrokeshire Coast is also a National Park which is  responsible for planning decisions **************** The last time I had stayed in a Youth […]

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Wales Coast Path: Llanelli to Kidwelly Quay

October 15, 2012
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Walked 29th August 2012. Approximate distance: 14 miles. This section is all on level ground and on firm surfaces with no significant climbs.  If they are racing at the Pembrey Motor Racing Circuit  or firing at the nearby bombing range, you may find their  noises a little intrusive for the second half of the walk. OS […]

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Wales Coast Path: Rhossili to Llanrhidian

October 1, 2012
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Walked 14th August 2012 Approximate distance: 14 miles.  This could be quite demanding if you walk through the dunes by Rhossili and there is a short soft section through the dunes at the end of Rhossili Bay. Mostly firm surfaces afterwards with one more climb and descent though dunes. Some of the fields by the marshes […]

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Wales Coast Path: Llantwit Major to Ogmore

August 27, 2012
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Approximate distance: 13 miles Walked 22nd June 2012-  with 30mph headwinds, but no rain! I left the car out the outskirts of Llantwit and took the path that goes by Rosedew Farm, where some outbuildings have been converted to a holiday let, to rejoin the Coast Path. The whole of this days walk is designated as the Glamorgan Heritage Coast […]

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Wales Coast Path: Redwick to Newport

July 23, 2012
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Distance: about 13 miles (but another mile if you are going to the train station) Walked May 12th 2012. In my first post, I had left the path at Magor so today I drove from home to Severn Tunnel Junction Station leaving the car next to the nearby allotments, so I didn’t pass through Redwick […]

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Copyright Charles Hawes (2012)